One of the most recognizable arcade video-games of all time, Pac-Man, is an orphan. Its creator, Masaya Nakamura died on January 22nd ath the age of 91. Nakamura was also the founder of the Japanese colossus Namco, that broke the sad news about the creator’s passing away last Monday.

Pac-Man was released in May 1980, and was voted the highest grossing arcade game of all time according to US Gamer last year.

Inky, Blinky, Pinky and Clyde no worries! We will never leave you alone…


Christos Doukakis

Pac-Man Arcade gameplay:

“Pixels” – Official Trailer (featuring Pac-Man):